NURSING ASSISTANT (PARTICIPANT CARE ASSOCIATE/PCA)
Under the direction of the Center Manager and/or Team Lead/Home Care Coordinator the Participant Care Associate (PCA), provides supportive services to the participant; including but not limited to in the home or community setting, during transport and on appointments, or and in the day health center, under the supervision of the registered nurse. The PCA’s responsibilities for each participant are specified in the PCA/CNA Care Plan. The following statements are intended to describe the essential elements, functions, and requirements of the position. The list should not be taken as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of an individual assigned to this job.
SUMMARY OF DUTIES AND FUNCTIONS:
SUMMARY OF WORKING CONDITIONS:
At PACE Southeast Michigan, we provide innovative care for aging individuals. Our goal is to provide our frail senior community members with the care, medical treatment and support they need to achieve the highest quality of life - while staying independent as long as possible. Our elder care experts offer an alternative to nursing home placement that features comprehensive, coordinated care for a senior's medical, social and physical needs, while also providing peace of mind for family caregivers.